Please pass this story around , I want to see it back on my wall (Fbook ) in two days posted by someone I don’t know . Got the message ? We can’t stay quiet about this kind of behavior . Not enough we have no rights , now they legalize to treat us like sh@&$ ? On the most delicate subject ?
Your photography really shows something about all of your subjects. You should tell me how you developed and refined this way of seeing beyond the surface appearances and translating your findings through photos.
its something about feeling on a very high level when you take the picture , imagining how you would like it to look and how you would like your feeling to be portrayed in it .
Many of us has to go through such a journey to start getting hormone treatment , and when the moment arise , we briefly read the consent form , knowing all disadvantages of it , and aprove it , on our way to a better future for ourselves .
SHIT I CAN'T MAKE UP: Convo between my 7year-old students today
(Names have been altered slightly, just in case.)
Josie:I have a new crusshhhhh
Matt:Me too! On a boy!
Pearl:You're a boy with a crush on a boy?
Matt:Yeah he's really cute.
(pause for a bit)
Matt:Boys can like boys. I just an't marry him because boys can't marry boys.
Me:Yeah they can. You can marry whoever you want.
Josie:YEAH my tia has a wife so now I have a titi and a auntie.
Matt:Okay. Then maybe I'll marry him.
Dave:(from across the room) No you can't you're seven.
(Age was apparently the only foreseeable problem anyone of my elementary schoolers could see with gay marriage. I almost cried out of happiness. Later, when I was asked if boys could kiss anyone they wanted, I replied "only if they want to kiss you back." And Josie responded "Yeah! Your body your life.")
“remember only that I was innocent and,just like you , mortal on that day.
I , too, had had a face marked by rage , by pity , and joy,
quite simply , a human face!”—Benjamin Fondane ”exodus” Yad vashem